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Ash, Ohio
(Licking County)

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The location of Ash

Welcome to Ash ...

So far, we have found very little information about Ash. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Ash to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Ash, please Contact Us.

Ash would have been located within present day Licking County.

We aren't confident of the location of Ash, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Ash is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Ash was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Ash once stood is in the (740) area code.

Communities near Ash ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ash and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Bexley   [Map]   13,786   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Columbus   [Map]   879,170   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gahanna   [Map]   35,297   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Newark   [Map]   49,423   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pataskala   [Map]   15,566   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pickerington   [Map]   20,402   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ash.

Communities Also Named Ash ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Ash: This one is located in Licking County and the other is located in Franklin County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 17 communities that are also named Ash - they are located in California, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ash.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ash. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ash. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ash.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ash:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Ash, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ash - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ash) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ash. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ash

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ash. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0556, Longitude: -82.6684     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ash have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ash.

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